The Blue PlanetUncategorised

A healthy planet – for how much longer?

Have you ever wondered how important the ocean is to life on Earth? How exactly we impact the health of the ocean and its inhabitants? What we can do to help minimize that impact? If you have never thought of these questions before, then it's time that you do! Our planet is called the “Blue Planet” because of our ocean and how important it is to life on earth. If…
Daniel Geary
17th May 2015

Blowing our Trumpet

You know it’s kind of funny that I find myself sitting here on my verandah again at 5:30 in the morning writing my eagerly awaited quarterly Blog Post. Now, when I say “eagerly awaited” I don’t mean from the tens of thousands of followers or eager readers, I really mean from our Marketing Manager who once again is on my back. Having said that, my first Blog entitled “Coffee and…
Matthew Holder
24th March 2015
No straws? The environment matters at AtmosphereUncategorised

No straws? The environment matters at Atmosphere

At Atmosphere, one of the cornerstones of our business is to be as environmentally friendly as we can. We are committed to reducing the negative environmental impacts that inevitably result from running a resort. We have set in place a number of policies to ensure that the use of plastic or other harmful or non-recyclable materials is minimized and we recycle as much as possible. We also hope for our…
Ulrika Kroon
15th January 2015
Moby DuckUncategorised

Moby Duck

If I were to tell you that rubber ducks have revolutionized how scientists view and understand ocean currents, would you believe me? No? Neither would I, but you should because it's completely true and one of my favorite science stories! In 1992, a container cargo ship from Hong Kong set out for Washington but encountered a rough storm during the voyage. One of the containers, filled with nearly 30,000 bathtub…
Atmosphere Resorts
23rd December 2014
Typhoon Haiyan - Thank you for helping us help!Uncategorised

Typhoon Haiyan – Thank you for helping us help!

First we would like to say that Atmosphere had a lucky escape from Typhoon Haiyan and so did most of the island. We had dark skies, rain and a strong breeze resulting in some cancelled flights and boat dives, but no damage and we are very grateful that our guests were so understanding of the situation. Luckily for us, it did not get worse than this outside Atmosphere... The storm…
Ulrika Kroon
19th November 2013